October 11, 1981 |
|Other names||Limitless, Frankie Cars|
|Height||6 ft 3 in (191 cm)|
|Weight||186 lb (84 kg; 13 st 4 lb)|
|Division||Middleweight (185 lb)
Light Heavyweight (205 lb)
|Reach||78 in (198 cm)|
|Fighting out of||Montreal, Quebec, Canada|
French Top Team
|Mixed martial arts record|
|Mixed martial arts record from Sherdog|
Francis Carmont (born October 10, 1981) is a French professional mixed martial artist. He is currently signed with the Ultimate Fighting Championship and trains out of the Tristar Gym. As of February 17, 2014, he is #9 in official UFC Middleweight rankings.
Mixed martial arts career
Ultimate Fighting Championship
Carmont defeated Lorenz Larkin on April 20, 2013 at UFC on Fox 7 via unanimous decision. The decision was viewed by many as controversial as most major MMA media outlets scored the bout for his opponent.
Mixed martial arts record
|Professional record breakdown|
|31 matches||22 wins||9 losses|
|Loss||22–9||C.B. Dollaway||Decision (unanimous)||UFC Fight Night: Munoz vs. Mousasi||May 31, 2014||3||5:00||Berlin, Germany|
|Loss||22–8||Ronaldo Souza||Decision (unanimous)||UFC Fight Night: Machida vs. Mousasi||February 15, 2014||3||5:00||Jaraguá do Sul, Brazil|
|Win||22–7||Constantinos Philippou||Decision (unanimous)||UFC 165||September 21, 2013||3||5:00||Toronto, Ontario, Canada|
|Win||21–7||Lorenz Larkin||Decision (unanimous)||UFC on Fox: Henderson vs. Melendez||April 20, 2013||3||5:00||San Jose, California, United States|
|Win||20–7||Tom Lawlor||Decision (split)||UFC 154||November 17, 2012||3||5:00||Montreal, Quebec, Canada|
|Win||19–7||Karlos Vemola||Submission (rear-naked choke)||UFC on Fuel TV: Munoz vs. Weidman||July 11, 2012||2||1:39||San Jose, California, United States|
|Win||18–7||Magnus Cedenblad||Submission (rear-naked choke)||UFC on Fuel TV: Gustafsson vs. Silva||April 14, 2012||2||1:42||Stockholm, Sweden|
|Win||17–7||Chris Camozzi||Decision (unanimous)||UFC 137||October 29, 2011||3||5:00||Las Vegas, Nevada, United States|
|Win||16–7||Jason Day||TKO (punches)||SITH: Slammer in the Hammer||June 17, 2011||1||2:10||Hamilton, Ontario, Canada|
|Win||15–7||Kelly Anundson||Submission (armbar)||SHC 4: Monson vs. Perak||April 30, 2011||1||2:06||Geneva, Switzerland|
|Win||14–7||Simon Carlsen||TKO (punches)||HG: Heroes Gate 3||March 24, 2011||2||2:43||Prague, Czech Republic|
|Win||13–7||Emil Zahariev||Submission (kimura)||SHC 3: Carmont vs. Zahariev||September 18, 2010||2||1:31||Geneva, Switzerland|
|Win||12–7||Łukasz Jurkowski||Submission (rear-naked choke)||KSW: Extra||September 13, 2008||1||4:14||Warsaw, Poland|
|Loss||11–7||Baga Agaev||Submission (armbar)||FightFORCE: Russia vs. The World||April 19, 2008||1||4:59||Moscow, Russia|
|Win||11–6||Gerald Burton-Batty||TKO (punches)||CFC: Cage Fighting Championships 3||February 15, 2008||1||1:53||Sydney, Australia|
|Loss||10–6||Karol Bedorf||Decision (unanimous)||KSW 8: Konfrontacja||November 10, 2007||3||3:00||Warsaw, Poland||KSW 8: Konfrontacja Middleweight Tournament Quarterfinal.|
|Win||10–5||Todd Broadaway||TKO (punches)||Bodog Fight: Costa Rica Combat||February 18, 2007||1||3:12||San José, Costa Rica|
|Loss||9–5||Vitor Vianna||Decision (unanimous)||Kam Lung: Only the Strongest Survive 5||October 8, 2006||2||5:00||Amsterdam, Netherlands|
|Win||9–4||Robert Jocz||Decision (unanimous)||KSW 5: Konfrontacja||June 3, 2006||2||5:00||Warsaw, Poland||Won KSW 5: Konfrontacja Middleweight Tournament.|
|Win||8–4||Piotr Baginski||TKO (knee and punches)||KSW 5: Konfrontacja||June 3, 2006||1||4:35||Warsaw, Poland||KSW 5: Konfrontacja Middleweight Tournament Semifinal.|
|Win||7–4||Goce Candovski||Decision (unanimous)||KSW 5: Konfrontacja||June 3, 2006||2||5:00||Warsaw, Poland||KSW 5: Konfrontacja Middleweight Tournament Quarterfinal.|
|Loss||6–4||Evangelista Santos||Decision (unanimous)||WFC: Europe vs. Brazil||May 20, 2006||3||5:00||Koper, Slovenia|
|Win||6–3||Bastien Huveneers||Submission (ankle lock)||DDC: Defi des Champions||March 20, 2006||2||3:51||Tunis, Tunisia|
|Win||5–3||Ali Allouane||Submission (kimura)||XG 2: Xtreme Gladiators 2||March 3, 2006||1||1:52||Paris, France|
|Win||4–3||Al Musa||TKO (punches)||EF 1: Extreme Fighting 1||October 15, 2005||1||2:24||London, England|
|Loss||3–3||Grzegorz Jakubowski||Submission (guillotine choke)||EVT 5: Phoenix||October 8, 2005||1||1:52||Stockholm, Sweden|
|Loss||3–2||Ross Pointon||TKO (cut)||UKMMAC 9: Smackdown||November 28, 2004||1||1:13||Essex, England|
|Loss||3–1||Daniel Burzotta||Submission (guillotine choke)||UKMMAC 7: Rage & Fury||May 30, 2004||1||3:39||Essex, England|
|Win||3–0||Slavomir Molnar||Submission (triangle choke)||TFC 3: TotalFight 3||May 24, 2004||2||4:05||Budapest, Hungary|
|Win||2–0||Roy Rutten||Submission (armbar)||Kam Lung: Day of the Truth 5||March 24, 2004||1||1:19||Rhoon, Netherlands|
|Win||1–0||Kuljit Degun||Submission (armbar)||UKMMAC 6: Extreme Warriors||February 29, 2004||1||3:41||Essex, England|
- UFC Fighter Rankings
- "Montreal-based Carmont wins UFC debut with lopsided decision over Camozzi". Winnipeg Free Press. Retrieved 2011-10-02.
- "Magnus Cedenblad vs. Francis Carmont slated for UFC on FUEL TV 2". mmajunkie.com. January 5, 2012.
- "Francis Carmont, Tom Lawlor to Fight at UFC 154". mmafighting.com. July 31, 2012. Retrieved July 31, 2012.
- "Lorenz Larkin makes UFC debut vs. Francis Carmont at UFC on FOX 7 in San Jose". MMAjunkie.com. February 9, 2013.
- "UFC on Fox 7 Results & Live Play-by-Play". sherdog.com. April 20, 2013.
- "UFC on Fox 7 play by play and live results". mmajunkie.com. April 20, 2013.
- "UFC on FOX 7 Play-by-Play". Josh Gross, ESPN. April 20, 2013.
- "UFC on FOX 7 – Live Results". bloodyelbow.com. April 20, 2013.
- Mookie Alexander (July 30, 2013). "Costa Philippou vs. Francis Carmont confirmed for UFC 165". bloodyelbow.com.
- Guilherme Cruz (2013-11-19). "‘Jacare’ Souza vs. Francis Carmont added to UFC Fight Night card in Brazil". MMAfighting.com.
- Dorian Szucs (2014-03-28). "UFC Berlin: Francis Carmont vs. CB Dollaway". groundandpound.de. Retrieved 2014-03-28.
- Staff (2014-07-02). "UFC Fight Night 49 adds Thales Leites vs. Francis Carmont". mmajunkie.com. Retrieved 2014-07-02.